Small chronicle to put the editorials in the historical context
January 31: The Allied Military Commission ceases to operate and leaves Germany.
March 19: In Berlin, armed associations of the National Socialists and the Communists lead to serious street battles.
May 4: Between the USA and Nicaragua will the Treaty of Espino Negro (Also "Treaty of Tipitapa"), which allows the United States to intervene in Nicaragua at any time and places the police there under U.S. orders.
May 27: Britain breaks diplomatic relations with the Soviet Union and terminates a bilateral trade agreement because Russia has supported the strike by British miners.
June 1: The Hindenburgdamm, which connects the island of Sylt to the mainland, is opened.
23. August: Sacco and Vanzetti are executed on the electric chair.
September 11: During the of the Comintern initiated Autumn Harvest Uprising lead Communist troops under the leadership for the first time Mao Zedong's targeted fighting against the National Revolutionary Army the Kuomintang through which the Chinese civil war starts.
September 18: Inauguration of the Tannenberg monument in East Prussia
Abolition of lance as an official combat weapon in the British Army and the Reichswehr